Employment Opportunity: Trampoline and Tumbling Program Director
posted on 06/23/2017

Job Summary
The Trampoline and Tumbling Program Director is responsible for overseeing the administration of all aspects of Trampoline and Tumbling. This individual is responsible for managing the Trampoline and Tumbling staff (both office staff and national team staff) for smooth operations and excellent execution of their strategic plan, budget and annual objectives. This position will lead USA Gymnastics efforts in the promotion of a safe, healthy training environment for all participants, and will promote compliance with and enforcement of applicable USA Gymnastics rules, polices, and safe sport provisions in the trampoline and tumbling community.

This position is located at national headquarters in Indianapolis, Indiana.

Essential Duties/Responsibilities

  • Establish annual strategic plan and budget.
  • Provide leadership, vision and oversight of the Trampoline and Tumbling Program, including the High-Performance Plan, development of the Athlete Development pipeline activities, and National Team.
  • Maintain oversight and direction of National Team Staff.
  • Work closely with National Staff and relevant committees to maximize international competitive opportunities.
  • Establish a strong supportive relationship between USA Gymnastics, administration, national team coaches and other personnel.
  • Act as program liaison with the U.S. Olympic Committee to maintain a mutually beneficial relationship in areas such as Selection Procedures, Olympic Credentials, resource allocation, etc.
  • Develop and implement selection procedures for major international competitions (World Championships, Pan Am Games, Olympic Games).
  • Review and monitor the support programs for athletes, coaches and clubs.
  • Ensure anti-doping compliance with the appropriate domestic and international regulatory bodies.
  • Facilitate the organization of training camps and other domestic activities.
  • Assist with the oversight and organization of domestic events.
  • Oversee all grassroots activities within Trampoline and Tumbling Program, including the Junior Olympic Program and Athlete Development pipeline.
  • Oversee all aspects of USA Gymnastics’ Trampoline and Tumbling judging program both domestically and internationally.
  • Maintain primary link to all Trampoline and Tumbling Program committees and other administrative matters.
  • Oversee update of Rules & Policies, Operating Codes and other institutional program documents and insure they comply with USA Gymnastics policies.
  • Supervise Trampoline and Tumbling program personnel.
  • Assist with visa support letters and other international affairs for the program as requested.
  • Work with the national staff and committees to put together the events calendar each year.
  • Act as the liaison for USA Gymnastics Trampoline and Tumbling program with the FIG.
  • Facilitate frequent communication with the Trampoline and Tumbling community.
  • All other duties as assigned including but not limited to – ordering apparel, registering athletes for competitions, ensuring FIG licenses are current, organizing delegations to events, managing national team, etc.
  • Bachelor’s Degree or higher from an accredited institution, plus 3-5 years of managerial experience in a position working with groups, committees, and/or leading a team
  • Experience and working knowledge of Trampoline and Tumbling
The successful candidate should have:
  • Excellent communication skills both verbal and written
  • Proven strong staff leadership and project management skills
  • Ability to make decisions and problem solve
  • Meticulous attention to detail
  • Demonstrated ability to work collaboratively with a wide range of people in a fast-paced environment
  • Willingness to embrace and use technology
  • Experience in committee and project team decision-making processes
  • Must be highly organized and efficient to meet deadlines
  • The ability to produce and adhere to budget specifications
  • Demonstrated ability to manage multiple tasks and deadlines
  • Strong intuitive and reasoning skills
  • Must be able to travel both nationally and internationally
Physical demands that are representative to those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this position include: stationary position, move, operate, communicate, observe, and transport [lift boxes].

This job description is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties, responsibilities or qualifications associated with the job; other duties may be assigned.

USA Gymnastics is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer

To apply, upload your cover letter and resume as one document to: http://www.cindexinc.com/c/32DA22